|1. Duplicate content: it’s not a penalty but it feels like one|
|Duplicate content is an issue for many webmasters. Although there is no penalty for having duplicate content on your website, Google has ranking algorithm filters that act very similarly to a penalty. Google’s Gary Illyes confirmed at SMX last week that duplicate content does not influence the other pages on your website.
What’s the issue with duplicate content?
What does Google think about duplicate content?
How to avoid duplicate content issues
Duplicate content can lead to ranking problems on Google. Although there is no official duplicate content penalty, Google’s filters for duplicate content have a very similar effect.
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